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Sept. 2, 2020

Rohrbach Library is open this Fall

Three spacious floors where students can study or attend online classes. Masks required. We welcome students to use the library.

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Announcements

Video: Recreational Services/Student Involvement - Kutztown University Radio (KUR) recently spoke with Amy Sandt Recreational Services and Leah Cassellia from Student Involvement about activities that are available for students, new protocols and how the Rec Center and McFarland Student Union will look this year.

Video:  Diversity, Equity and Inclusion - KUR spoke with Vice president for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs Dr. Warren Hilton, dean of students Dr. Donavan McCargo and associate dean for Inclusion and Outreach Jerry Schearer on the topics of health and wellness protocols for the semester and diversity initiatives that are being expanded and put into place as a result of national events earlier this summer and where students can turn during discrimination situations.

Bookstore AccountDon't forget to sign up for a Bookstore Account before Sept. 4 this week.
Students receiving financial aid in excess of their institutional charges (tuition, fees, meals, housing, etc.) may request a bookstore account be established at the KU Campus Store for the purchase of course-required books and supplies.

Rohrbach Library COVID-19 Guide - For updates about Rohrbach Library's resources and services this semester, please visit our COVID-19 guide.

Math Peer Tutoring - Free, no appointment needed. MAT 17 through Calculus. Monday - Thursday in Lytle 225 and via Zoom, 2-5 p.m.

Online Tutoring Now Available - Tutoring Services provides labs for Business, CSC/IT, Math and STEM courses. Lab schedules available online.

Request a Tutor - Tutor Request Forms are available on your MyKU account under Academic Services. Email tutor@kutztown.edu if you have questions.

Employee of the Month - Now is the time to submit nominations for the September 2020 Employee of the Month.

Events

Wed. Sept. 2

Getting Started with Amazon - The PASBDC and Amazon Small Business Academy present part 1 of an 8 part series to grow your business by selling on Amazon.

GoPlay! Scavenger Hunt - Students can participate in this virtual event from the comfort of your own home. 7 p.m.  Signup in advance.

Thu. Sept. 3

Creating Your Personal Brand - 11 a.m. Learn how to create a brand during your college years that will appeal to future employers! Please see zoom link on our website

Fri. Sept. 4

Fridays at KU are Spirit Fridays - All students are encouraged to wear maroon and gold and/or KU apparel on Fridays throughout the year.

Mon. Sept. 7

No classes, administrative offices closed in observance of Labor Day

Health & Wellness Center Closed - Medical emergencies call Public Safety 610-683-4001.

Tue. Sept. 8

TB Testing at Health Center-Beck Hall, First Floor - Tue. Sept 8, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Return Thu. Sept 10, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for results. Appointment required. $12 Fee charged to KU Account.

Great Grades Begin with Great Notes - 11 am Discover strategies that help you take great notes. Join us for this student success workshop.

KU STUDENT SUCCESS

Weekly Success Tip

Best Success Advice:  Go to Class!

Successful students go to every class.  Use the KU Success Calendar to keep track of your class schedule.